In a corner of South Manchester, there is something rather special brewing at Didsbury Girls.
Former SSE Next Generation athlete Georgia Stanway and current Manchester City forward
Aston Villa captain Beth Merrick has her eyes on the SSE Women’s FA Cup final after her side were drawn against Cambridge United in the third round.
Pupils at a Perry Barr academy experienced a once-in-a-lifetime moment as they conducted the draw for the third round proper of the SSE Women’s FA Cup.
Manchester football sides do winning very well and history beckons for Manchester City Women later this month as they target a first ever FA Women’s Super League crown.
Big things are expected of Manchester City this season and defender Lucy Bronze claims the opportunity to make history is spurring the side on.
Manchester City Ladies footballer Isobel Christiansen is set to become an even greater star for both club and country, according to England teammate Jordan Nobbs.
A seven-figure sum from energy providers SSE will be committed to the women’s game, ring-fencing funding to create a UK-wide programme of girls-only football activity.
Defending Continental Cup champions Manchester City Women kicked off their season in the first round of the Women’s FA Cup earlier this week, going behind inside five minutes to WSL 2 team Doncaster Rovers Belles.
Gorton-based West End AFC girls’ team are appealing for the public’s help to raise £6,000 to get their team to France to defend their Challenge Des Etoiles tournament title.
United City: FCUM boss hails women’s football progress in Manchester – but urges extra effort to keep girls in game
Women’s football is making progress in the city – but more needs to be done to prolong girls’ interest in the sport, says FC United of Manchester Women’s manager Lee Sutton.